CDP North America, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated, entrepreneurial individual with proven self-starter skills to represent CDP globally in the infrastructure finance arena.
The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and growing CDP’s global Matchmaker program which advances implementation of climate resilient infrastructure projects through project data disclosure and stakeholder consultation.
The Senior Program Manager is responsible for managing and implementing current deliverables as well as supporting new funding opportunities related to the global Matchmaker program. The Senior Program Manager will work with Matchmaker subscribers and participating cities. The Manager will lead CDP’s engagement with existing partners and help to identify new strategic partnerships for sustainable infrastructure. The Manager will integrate and work across the CDP Investor Initiatives and Cities, States and Regions team.
This role advances CDP’s objective to increase the level of investment in climate-friendly urban infrastructure projects and contribute to the reduction of global greenhouse gas emissions and climate adaptation and resiliency efforts. The Sustainable Infrastructure Senior Program Manager will report to CDP's head of CStaR (Cities, States and Regions) for North America. The Senior Program Manager will work closely with the two team members who support cities and investors affiliated with the Matchmaker initiative.
Required skills and experience:
Location: New York
Application deadline: Rolling
The role is based in CDP’s offices in New York. The successful candidate will be provided with a contract for a fixed term of 12 months starting in early 2019. International travel may be required.
Interested applicants must be eligible to work legally in the US.
To apply please email your CV and a covering letter setting out how you meet the required skills and experience or key responsibilities, which should be no more than two pages, to [email protected] with ‘Sustainable Infrastructure Senior Program Manager’ in the subject. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.